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Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur in this geographical location.
Department: Conservation and Natural Resources
Division: State Parks
Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Job Class Code: 06.364
Announcement Number: 38485
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 10/08/2019
Close Date: 10/22/2019
Phone: (775)684-0147

Job Title: GIS Specialist: EMPSi—Environmental Management and Planning Solutions, Inc.
Employment Start Date: ASAP
Job Description:
Environmental Management and Planning Solutions is currently seeking a GIS Specialist for our Boulder, CO or Reno, NV office. Duties include managing geospatial data, performing spatial analysis, documenting work through metadata, and creating publication-ready PDF maps.
Applicants must have the following qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in geography, environmental science, geology, or planning
• Coursework and/or work experience in GIS
• Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
• Ability to obtain federal security clearance
The ideal candidate may also have experience with the following:
• Excellent data management skills
• Formatting and manipulating data in ArcMap
• Creating map templates
• Updating Excel Pivot Tables
• Running and setting up models in ModelBuilder
• Ability to QA own work and troubleshoot when issues arise
• Familiarity with the NEPA process
• Adobe Acrobat Pro and/or the Adobe Creative Suite
• Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Publisher, Excel, Access, etc.)
• 2-3 years of professional GIS work experience
How to Apply: Send your resume, map sample, and cover letter to the email address,
Pay Scale: Negotiable, based on experience
Position Type: Flexible. 0-fixed to full-time. Limited remote work and limited travel anticipated.
About EMPSi: EMPSI provides environmental services to clients nationwide from our offices in San Francisco, Boulder, Reno, Anchorage, Portland, Albuquerque, and Washington, DC. EOE
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